Accession Number:

ADD019916

Title:

Method for Making High Molecular Weight, Extended pi-Conjugated Polymers

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 4 May 2001

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-05-04

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

A process for making a high molecular weight, extended Phi-conjugated polymer from a monomer comprising a heterocyclic, benzylic or phenolic ring is described. The S process comprises reacting a Lewis acid with a the monomer and b a polyhydroxy moiety, the polyhydroxy moiety being linked covalently to the monomer or present in free form.

Subject Categories:

  • Polymer Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE